- The transmission of dynamic or sometimes static images, generally with accompanying sound, via electric or electromagnetic signals. (noun)
- An electronic apparatus that receives such signals, reproducing the images on a screen, and typically reproducing accompanying sound signals on speakers. (noun)
- The visual and audio content of such signals. (noun)
- The industry of producing and broadcasting television programs. (noun)
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